Schwab Charitable Giving Guide

Welcome to the Schwab Charitable™ Giving Guide

Download our complete Giving Guide. This resource can help you answer key charitable giving questions, no matter where you are in your philanthropic journey.

Schwab Charitable Giving Guide

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Giving Guide Series

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What is a donor-advised fund?

What is a donor-advised fund?

Open an account

Open an account.

Once you've set up an account with Schwab Charitable, you can contribute cash, securities, or appreciated assets, and be eligible for a current-year tax deduction. You can choose from a wide range of investment pools or manage your account with the help of an advisor.